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Member: Yarrow

Book tastes

I love fiction by women.

Don't get this!

YA, sorry.

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Country

United Kingdom


Santa: Select books from Amazon.co.uk (UK)

Store: Amazon.co.uk (UK) (http://www.amazon.co.uk)

Amount to spend: $30.00 USD

Jenni_Canuck's picks so far.

ISBN/ASINLinkTitlePrice
009955836X The Sentimentalists 
1846689961 Mãn 
1847243932 Lullabies for Little Criminals 
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Secret Santa

Yarrow's Secret Santa is Jenni_Canuck. Help Jenni_Canuck pick the right book.

Comments/suggestions

3bythesea: What about The Mistress of Spices? (Mon, 01 Dec 2014 21:05:55 -0500)

2wonderY: Yarrow's tastes seem to favor some classics. I'd nominate Colleen McCullough's Tim or The Ladies of Missalonghi. (Tue, 02 Dec 2014 09:29:48 -0500)

imyril: There's high scores for tags in fantasy, fairy tale and children's - perhaps Cat Valente's The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland... (Tue, 02 Dec 2014 10:22:54 -0500)

holly_golightly: Virago authors seem to score high for yarrow - I'd recommend the wartime novelist Elizabeth Taylor (A View of the Harbour is my favourite of her work so far) or for a more modern, Gothic take on the novel, Wise Children by Angela Carter is great. (Tue, 02 Dec 2014 19:22:18 -0500)

Jenni_Canuck: Since you love fiction by women, I’ve selected books by some of my favourite contemporary Canadian authors who may be new to you. I did check your LT books and your blog but found no matches so I hope there are no duplicates of books you already have!

Best wishes for a magical holiday season and a new year filled with health, happiness and many hours of great reading! (Wed, 03 Dec 2014 22:27:46 -0500)

ablachly: done! (Thu, 11 Dec 2014 12:12:38 -0500)

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